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Ugly ways

a novel

by Tina McElroy Ansa

  • 349 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace Co. in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia
    • Subjects:
    • African American women -- Fiction,
    • Sisters -- Fiction,
    • Georgia -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTina McElroy Ansa.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesHarvest American writing, A Harvest book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3551.N64 U36 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1108604M
      ISBN 100156000776
      LC Control Number94033938
      OCLC/WorldCa31045151


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I'm sure I'll enjoy it the second time around just as much. It's probably been over 10 years since I read it and it still sticks in head as one of the most fun novels I've ever read.4/5(40).

Three black sisters reunite in their Georgia hometown to embrace, scream, smoke, contemplate suicide, and swap clothes while preparing for their mother's funeral—in a rambling follow-up to Ansa's Baby of the Family ().

Esther Lovejoy has died at last, and her three daughters- -Betty, the ultra-reliable owner of a pair of beauty salons; Emily, the lonely, unstable researcher who longs for Author: Tina Mcelroy Ansa. Ugly Ways (Harvest American Writing) - Kindle edition by Ansa, Tina McElroy. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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Ugly Ways Book Summary and Study Guide. Tina McElroy Ansa Booklist Tina McElroy Ansa Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Ugly Ways; When Mudear Lovejoy passes away, her family gathers in Mulberry, Georgia, to plan her funeral and lay their mother to rest. Betty, Emily and Annie Ruth are Mudear's daughters.

UGLY WAYS Reader’s Guide. Synopsis: UGLY WAYS is the powerful tale of the three Lovejoy sisters – Betty, Emily and Annie Ruth -- reunited in their hometown of Mulberry, Georgia on the occasion of their mother’s death. The sisters have had a complicated love-hate relationship with the woman who insisted on being called Mudear even though.

Ugly Ways, written by Tina McElroy Ansa was a fiction novel about three black sisters who are reunited due to thier mother's death. With the three totally different attitudes each has, it's most interesting to read how they encounter the situations after their mother's death.5/5(5).

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As the emotionally scarred Lovejoys prepare for their mother's funeral, the. Review: Ugly Ways User Review - Carolee Weber - Goodreads. Read this for my book group -- it kept my interest, but in other ways it was a very formulaic story of a dysfunctional Southern family.

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Even so, for readers who prefer more challenging literature, Ugly Ways will entertain and raise interesting questions. In a recent National Public Radio interview, Ansa said that the phrase "ugly ways" is one that Southern women, both black and white, tell their daughters. Men, she asserts, are unfamiliar with the phrase.

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